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Old 03-18-2013, 12:37 PM
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Sitting uneven Left to Right

Hey everyone I was wondering if anyone may have an idea and a possiable solution to why my truck is sitting uneven. So much that it is noticeable looking at it and measuring the wheel wells the Right side front sits 1" lower than the Left side front. I do have 2" spacers under the springs.. everything looks right and nothing looks out of place.

Any help you guys can give would be helpful at this point.
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Old 03-19-2013, 10:29 AM
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Anyone? Do you think maybe one spring is worn and the other isn't? Truck has just shy of 98,000mi
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my 6.0 is doing the same and have heard from many others that they are running into the same issue?
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Old 03-19-2013, 12:23 PM
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Sitting uneven Left to Right

Hopefully there is some insight out there then.


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Old 03-30-2013, 09:05 PM
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After looking and measuring everything I came to the conclusion that one spring is weaker than the other. I measured both and one the coils are closer together. I will be ordering new springs and will update if that fixes it.


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It's common for the rear springs to (eventually) sit lower on the driver side due to the fuel tank. The front isn't as common. I bet if everyone on the forum measured their trucks though, each side would be at least slightly different on the majority of them.
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Old 03-31-2013, 06:12 AM
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It's common for the rear springs to (eventually) sit lower on the driver side due to the fuel tank. The front isn't as common. I bet if everyone on the forum measured their trucks though, each side would be at least slightly different on the majority of them.
It is the front and its the passenger side so it has nothing to do with fuel. It sits 1" lower than the drivers side. I measured the spacing between 9 of the coils and it was at least 1/2" difference for just 9 of the coils.


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Old 03-31-2013, 06:43 AM
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Lift it....get new shocks and springs.
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It is the front and its the passenger side so it has nothing to do with fuel. It sits 1" lower than the drivers side. I measured the spacing between 9 of the coils and it was at least 1/2" difference for just 9 of the coils.


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Right. Which is why I said the front isn't as common. Your front coil springs are worn out. Get new ones, whether they're stock or aftermarket. You can get Icon coils for under $300. Problem solved.
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Old 03-31-2013, 07:05 PM
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Lift it....get new shocks and springs.
Yup, rough country 4.5" is only 650 and it's easy to do on your own... then you get all new shocks too.
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